Editors: "Silvio Marcio Pegoraro Balzan", "Vinícius Grando Gava"

Principles of Hepatic Surgery

eBook: US $99 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $241
Printed Copy: US $192
Library License: US $396
ISBN: 978-1-68108-286-8 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-285-1 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2016
DOI: 10.2174/97816810828511160101


Principles of Hepatic Surgery introduces the reader to current trends in Liver surgery knowledge and practice. This reference book covers liver surgery fundamentals as well as cutting-edge progress in this exciting surgical specialty. Contributions have been written by expert hepatic surgeons from major medical centers around the world.

Key features include:

- Information organized into five comprehensive sections: i) Liver Anatomy and Perioperative Care, ii) Approach to Malignant Hepatic Disease, iii) Approach to Benign Hepatic Disease, iv) Technical Aspects of Liver Resections, and v) Liver Transplantation

- Over 350 illustrations

- Truly effective didactic text, with logical, clear explanations, giving readers a pleasant reading experience

- Commentary sections written by experts for specific surgical cases.

Principles of Hepatic Surgery is a valuable reference for both novice hepatologists and practicing liver surgeons.


Review 1

“ The book takes the readers through an elegant and updated review of modern hepatic surgery. Experts in the field from all over the world have contributed with very well written and illustrated chapters. Starting with the anatomical description of the liver and surgical approaches to benign and malignant liver diseases and ending with the complexity of liver transplantation, the book provides a concise, easy to read and yet complete review of important topics in hepatic surgery. The book can be of tremendous value for a wide range of professionals including medical students, fellows and experienced hepatobiliary surgeons. In the new era of internet based medical information it’s a delight to read a book with accurate and dependable information. “ - Rodrigo Vianna, MD, PhD, University of Miami, Florida, USA


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